France, Villefranche-sur-Saône, Adhesive Technologies

Plant Quality Manager (H/F/X)

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of over 50,000 pioneers around the globe. Our teams at Henkel Adhesive Technologies help to transform entire industries and provide our customers with a competitive advantage through adhesives, sealants and functional coatings. With our trusted brands, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?


Henkel's plant based in Villefranche-sur-Saône serves major clients with high quality adhesive solutions. As a Quality Manager you will join the Team on site, but also be part of a European Quality Management Team, driving and implementing locally our global quality strategy. More precisely, you will : 

  • Develop and maintain quality strategy according to KPIs and global Initiatives
  • Drive Quality continuous improvement utilizing appropriate methods & preventive quality tools
  • Ensure compliance with relevant certifications for Quality, Safety & Environmental (Food Safety and Automotive)
  • Maintain efficient Quality Control System to guarantee that products meet specifications and customer requirements
  • Manage customer and supplier complaints effectively
  • Collaborate with Cluster Quality Management to report and improve the local performance
  • Implement preventive quality measures and reduce nonconforming materials
  • Lead good manufacturing practice and HACCP risk assessments
  • Manage new product implementation and the local change process
  • Direct local quality organization and foster competence development 


  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in engineering, quality management, or related field
  • 3-5 years practical experience in quality management
  • Experience with problem-solving techniques such as 8D
  • Knowledge of quality management systems, including Quality Core Tools (PPAP, FMEA, Control Plan)
  • Management systems Auditor qualification, experience with GMP and HACCP
  • Experience leading diverse teams
  • Fluent in French & English language

At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We welcome all applications across different genders, origins, cultures, religions, sexual orientations, disabilities, and generations.

JOB ID: 24063622
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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Healthcare coverage / Medical Insurance
Healthcare coverage / Medical Insurance Company Car/ 100% coverage of transportation costs
Company Car/ 100% coverage of transportation costs 13th months bonus
13th months bonus Smart Work / Flexible working arrangements
Smart Work / Flexible working arrangements On-site canteen
On-site canteen On-site Beauty Salon
On-site Beauty Salon Employee share plan
Employee share plan Development opportunities
Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.